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Dave McColskey

Research Interests

Infrastructure materials, acoustic emission, hydrogen embrittlement, cryogenic testing, high temperature testing, mechanical properties, failure analysis, instrumentation, pipeline materials, construction materials, large-scale testing.

Professional Affiliations

American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM International)
International Standards Organization (ISO)American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers (ISOPE)


Awards and Honors

Department of Commerce Gold Medal (2005)
NIST Bronze Medal (1999)

Publications

CURVED-WIDE PLATE TESTING OF X100 GIRTH WELDS

Author(s)
Timothy S. Weeks, Joseph D. McColskey, Mark D. Richards, Yong-Yi Wang, Marie A. Quintana
The curved-wide plate (CWP) tests are frequently used for assessing the quality of pipeline girth welds. Despite a large number of CWP tests having been
Created September 1, 2019